Park University and Missouri S&T recently landed plaudits from The Wall Street Journal for ROI.
As part of a wider story addressing whether prestigious private colleges are worth the cost, WSJ included data showcasing the best private and public colleges and universities by return on investment.
Park tied for No. 5 among the “Best Private Colleges for Returns on Investment” with a ROI of 8.3 percent.
Park is the only private school from Missouri or Kansas on the WSJ list of 22 private schools with the highest ROI.
Missouri University of Science and Technology, which is located in Rolla, Mo., tied for No. 6 on the “Best Public Universities for Returns on Investment” list. Missouri S&T was predicted to have a ROI of 8.4 percent.